Calcinus pulcheris commonly referred to as Pretty Hermit Crab, Beautiful Hermit Crab. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 5508 AphiaID: 367453 Scientific: Calcinus pulcher German: Schöner Einsiedlerkrebs English: Pretty Hermit Crab, Beautiful Hermit Crab Category: Paguri Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Diogenidae (Family) > Calcinus (Genus) > pulcher (Species) Initial determination: Forest, 1958 Sea depth: 0 - 30 Meter Size: bis zu 2cm Temperature: 24,7°C - 30,6°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Data deficient (DD) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2013-05-23 00:23:25
Last edit: 2020-10-29 10:31:14
Calcinus pulcher Forest, 1958
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 30 m. Inhabits coral reefs, sand and rock.
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